Claes Claesz. Hofje

This picturesque Hofje (sanctuary or retreat), dating from 1616, was formerly a hospice. It owes its name to Claes Claesz Anslo, an Anabaptist draper. Originally consisting of three courtyards, today there is a fourth, embellished with its so-called "lion" fountain.

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Lauriergracht 3

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The Prince's Canal is the longest and
60 minutes
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